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SDE Feature Class

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Identification 

Citation
Citation Information
OriginatorCity of Bellingham
Publication Date2016-04-26
Title
City of Bellingham City Properties
Geospatial Data Presentation Formvector digital data
Publication Information
Publication PlaceBellingham, WA
PublisherCity of Bellingham, Public Works Department
Online Linkageftp://ftp.cob.org/gis_data
Online Linkagehttp://www.cob.org

Description
Abstract
                            City Propery  is a polygon feature class which contains properties owned by the City of Bellingham.  Attributes include which department owns it, what fund paid for it, and other descriptive information. 
                          
Purpose
                            The purpose of the city property data is to show the location of City owned properties within Whatcom County
                          
Time Period of Content
Time Period Information
Single Date/Time
Calendar Date2016-04-26
Currentness Reference
                            Publication date
                          
Status
ProgressComplete
Maintenance and Update FrequencyAs needed

Spatial Domain
Bounding Coordinates
West Bounding Coordinate-122.574
East Bounding Coordinate-122.303
North Bounding Coordinate48.823
South Bounding Coordinate48.644

Keywords
Theme
Theme Keyword ThesaurusISO 19115 Topic Category
Theme KeywordplanningCadastre
Theme Keywordstructure

Theme
Theme Keyword ThesaurusCOB
Theme KeywordCadastral
Theme KeywordFacilities

Theme
Theme Keyword ThesaurusEPA GIS Keyword Thesaurus

Theme
Theme Keyword ThesaurusUser

Place
Place Keyword ThesaurusNone
Place KeywordCity of Bellingham
Place KeywordUnited States
Place KeywordWashington
Place KeywordWhatcom County

Access Constraints
                        None.
                      
Use Constraints
                        None. Data are considered current to the date of the original source material. Please check sources, scale, accuracy, currentness and other available information. Please confirm that you are using the most recent copy of both data and metadata.
                      
Point of Contact
Contact Information
Contact Organization Primary
Contact OrganizationCity of Bellingham
Contact PersonPublic Works GIS Staff
Contact PositionPublic Works GIS Staff
Contact Address
Address Typemailing and physical address
Address2221 Pacific St
CityBellingham
State or ProvinceWA
Postal Code98229

Contact Voice Telephone360-778-7700
Contact Facsimile Telephone360-778-7701
Contact Electronic Mail Addressgishelp@cob.org
Contact Instructions
                                http://www.cob.org/services/maps/index.aspx
                              

Security Information
Security Classification SystemCOB Metadata Implementation
Security ClassificationNo Confidentiality
Security Handling DescriptionStandard Technical Controls

Native Data Set Environment
Microsoft Windows XP Version 5.1 (Build 2600) Service Pack 2; ESRI ArcCatalog 9.2.2.1350

Data Quality 

Logical Consistency Report
                        Tests for integrity have not been performed.
                      
Completeness Report
                        Features represented have not been tested for completeness
                      
Positional Accuracy
Horizontal Positional Accuracy
Horizontal Positional Accuracy Report
                                Horizontal positional accuracy may vary greatly throughout these data.  Consult attribute descriptions to locate a horizontal accuracy code if present.
                              
Lineage
Process Step
Process Description
                                Metadata created.
                              
Process Date2009-02-16


Process Step
Process Description
                                Dataset copied.
                              
Process Date2011-10-01


Process Step
Process Description
                                Metadata updated.
                              
Process Date0426-20-16


Spatial Reference 

Horizontal Coordinate System Definition
Planar
Map Projection
Map Projection NameNAD 1983 StatePlane Washington North FIPS 4601 Feet
Lambert Conformal Conic
Standard Parallel47.5
Standard Parallel48.73333333333333
Longitude of Central Meridian-120.8333333333333
Latitude of Projection Origin47.0
False Easting1640416.666666667
False Northing0.0

Planar Coordinate Information
Planar Coordinate Encoding Methodcoordinate pair
Coordinate Representation
Abscissa Resolution0.0003280833333333334
Ordinate Resolution0.0003280833333333334
Planar Distance UnitsFoot_US

Geodetic Model
Horizontal Datum NameD North American 1983
Ellipsoid NameGRS 1980
Semi-major Axis6378137.0
Denominator of Flattening Ratio298.257222101

Entities and Attributes 

Detailed Description
Entity Type
Entity Type Labelsdecob.COBGIS.land_CityProperties
Entity Type Definition
List of attributes for polygons defining city-owned properties.
Entity Type Definition SourceCOB

Attribute
Attribute LabelOBJECTID
Attribute Definition
Internal feature number.
Attribute Definition SourceESRI
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

Attribute
Attribute LabelCITY_CODE
Attribute Definition
Internal number assigned by the Finance Dept to track properties for tax purposes.
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelCOMPONENTID
Attribute Definition
This field is not used
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelDEPARTMENT
Attribute Definition
The city of Bellingham Dept that purchased the property. Caution - this field is not updated regularly. It needs cleanup. Don't rely on it.
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelDEPARTMENTID
Attribute Definition
The city of Bellingham Dept Number that purchased the property. Caution - this field is not updated regularly. It needs cleanup. Don't rely on it.
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelFUND
Attribute Definition
The city of Bellingham Fund that purchased the property. Caution - this field is not updated regularly. It needs cleanup. Don't rely on it.
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelFUNDID
Attribute Definition
The city of Bellingham Fund Number that purchased the property. Caution - this field is not updated regularly. It needs cleanup. Don't rely on it.
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelDATEACQUIRED
Attribute Definition
The date that the property was acquired. This information is obtained from either the Property Acquisition group located within Engineering and from the recorded document.
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelCOST
Attribute Definition
This information is obtained from the Finance Dept and Engineering Work group via a secondary application. This application is not linked to automatically update GIS.
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelDESCRIPTION
Attribute Definition
This information is obtained from the Finance Dept and Engineering Work group via a secondary application. This application is not linked to automatically update GIS.
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelUSAGE
Attribute Definition
This information is obtained from the Finance Dept and Engineering Work group via a secondary application. This application is not linked to automatically update GIS.
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelLOCATION
Attribute Definition
This information is obtained from the Finance Dept and Engineering Work group via a secondary application. This application is not linked to automatically update GIS.
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelEXPANDEDDESCRIPTION
Attribute Definition
This information is obtained from the Finance Dept and Engineering Work group via a secondary application. This application is not linked to automatically update GIS.
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelFULL_ID
Attribute Definition
This information is obtained from the Finance Dept and Engineering Work group via a secondary application. This application is not linked to automatically update GIS.
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelCONFLICT
Attribute Definition
A field used for data clean up.
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute Labelcreated_user
Attribute Definition
Identifies the person who first mapped the feature.
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute Labelcreated_date
Attribute Definition
The date and time that the feature was first mapped.
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute Labellast_edited_user
Attribute Definition
Identifies the person who last edited the feature.
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute Labellast _edited_date
Attribute Definition
The date and time that the feature was last modified.
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelOrdinance
Attribute Definition
The city ordinance number.
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelAF_NUMBER
Attribute Definition
Auditor's File Number. The unique number assigned by the County Auditor to record property ownership and interests.
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelCITYINST_ID
Attribute Definition
An internal number generated by the Property Tracker application
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

Attribute
Attribute LabelSUBDIVISION_ID
Attribute Definition
Internal tracking number
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelSUBDIVISION_NAME
Attribute Definition
Recorded subdivision name
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelDOCUMENTDATE
Attribute Definition
The date of the document. Could be different than the recorded date attribute.
Attribute Definition SourceCOB
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Unrepresented Domain

Attribute
Attribute LabelShape
Attribute Definition
Feature geometry.
Attribute Definition SourceESRI
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Coordinates defining the features.

Attribute
Attribute LabelShape.STArea()
Attribute Definition
Feature geometry
Attribute Definition SourceESRI
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Coordinates defining the features.

Attribute
Attribute LabelShape.STLength()
Attribute Definition
Feature geometry
Attribute Definition SourceESRI
Attribute Domain Values
Unrepresentable Domain
Coordinates defining the features.

Overview Description
Entity and Attribute Overview
                            City Property attributes include descriptive information, parcel ID, department and fund responsible for the property, acquisition dates and costs, and land acquisition (LA) Code.  
                          
Entity and Attribute Detail Citation
                            COB
                          

Distribution Information 

Distributor
Contact Information
Contact Organization Primary
Contact OrganizationCity of Bellingham
Contact PersonPublic Works GIS Staff
Contact PositionPublic Works GIS Staff
Contact Address
Address Typemailing and physical address
Address2221 Pacific St
CityBellingham
State or ProvinceWA
Postal Code98229

Contact Voice Telephone360-778-7700
Contact Facsimile Telephone360-778-7701
Contact Electronic Mail Addressgishelp@cob.org
Contact Instructions
                                http://www.cob.org/services/maps/index.aspx
                              

Resource DescriptionOffline Data
Distribution Liability
                        The City of Bellingham has developed these data and maps for its own use and no warranty expressed or implied is made regarding the merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose nor shall the act of distribution constitute any such warranty. It is also strongly recommended that careful attention be paid to the contents of the metadata file associated with these data to evaluate data set limitations, restrictions, or intended use.  The City of Bellingham shall not be held liable for improper or incorrect use of the data described and/or contained herein. The risk or liability resulting from the use of this product is entirely assumed by the user.
                      

Metadata Reference 

Metadata Date2016-04-26
Metadata Future Review Date2020-04-26
Metadata Contact
Contact Information
Contact Organization Primary
Contact OrganizationCity of Bellingham
Contact PersonPublic Works GIS Staff
Contact PositionPublic Works GIS Staff
Contact Address
Address Typemailing and physical address
Address2221 Pacific St
CityBellingham
State or ProvinceWA
Postal Code98229

Contact Voice Telephone360-778-7700
Contact Facsimile Telephone360-778-7701
Contact Electronic Mail Addressgishelp@cob.org
Contact Instructions
                                http://www.cob.org/services/maps/index.aspx
                              

Metadata Standard NameFGDC Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata Standard VersionFGDC-STD-001-1998